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1 of 3 Triple Murder Suspects Pleads Guilty to Lesser Charge

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Tildren Hunter
ZEBULON — One of the three men charged in a Marchtriple murder in Zebulon pleaded guilty Friday to a lesser charge. TildrinHunter, 17, had been charged with three counts of first degree murder.

Friday, Hunter pleaded guilty to three counts of second degree murderin exchange for his testimony against 17-year-old Marcus Mitchell and18-year-old Durron Ray.

Wake CountyDistrict Attorney Frank Jackson said Hunter was just the "lookout man".

The trial is expected to begin in November. Hunter will be sentencedafter the other two men are tried.Links to related stories below.)

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